The culturally relevant and sustaining education curriculum fair and town hall is one week away! Please join us for a day of sharing curriculum, music, social justice workshops, and relationship building with educational justice groups
Saturday, November 2nd – 10AM – 3PM at City-As-School at 16 Clarkson St. in Manhattan – Detailed Schedule below
Lunch will be provided (for a suggested donation) – please indicate your dietary needs when you register so we can accomodate. Free childcare available – please pre-register so we can anticipate need. Event is wheelchair accessible.
Activist groups presenting at the town hall include: Teachers Unite, NYCORE, Black Lives Matter in Education Week of Action, Teens Take Charge, Integrate NYC, New Settlement Houses Parent Action Committee, as well as CEC members and parent leaders from around the city.
Workshops during the morning include: School Counseling & LGBTQ issues, Equity and Access for LGBTQ students, LatinX Literature, Dance and Social Justice, Teachers’ unions in the fight for curriculum, Bomba Yo performance, Displacement and gentrification, Social justice through music, Supporting immigrant students, Poetry & Hip Hop as Identity and Community
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Schedule for the day is as follows:
|9:00 AM||Set up / Volunteers Arrive|
|9:30||Check in for workshop presenters / sharing curriculum|
|10:00:-10:30||Welcome & Registration, Bomba Yo performance|
|10:30-12:00||Tabling, Workshops, Performances|
|10:30-11:10||Session 1 of Workshops|
|11:20-12:00||Session 2 of Workshops|
|12:00-1:00pm||Lunch Break / Music|
|1:00-1:15||Begin Town Hall|
|1:15-2:00||Town Hall: Relationship building activity/shareout|
|2:00-3:15||Town Hall: Presentations from activist groups / share out|